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Vietnam / Song My Massacre / British Reaction #201261

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 21, 1969
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(Studio) Senators Mansfield and Charles Goodell call for Armed Services Committee study of alleged massacre. House study also called for. Army reports broadening investigation.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Captain of Charlie Company, Ernest Medina, among 26 others to be studied in relationship to Song My incident. Army Cnsl. Robert Jordan admits late start on case. [JORDAN - says case came to Army's attention 1 year later. Looking into Brigade study.] Battalion Commander of search and destroy mission killed. 27 face possible murder charges.
REPORTER: Steve Rowan

(Studio) British newspapers and Labor Party members concerned over executions. Ex-For. Secretary, George Brown, advises United States to get on with winning war. Some asked him to resign after remarks.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reasoner, Harry;
Rowan, Steve

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